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Environment and Marine Paint #108891

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 29, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Roger Caras) Conflict between envtlists. and boaters, include United States Navy, over use of TBT (tributeltin) paint on hulls explained, discussed; scenes shown. [Envtlist. Dr. Robert HUGGETT - claims TBT is highly toxic to marine life.] Researchers' findings outlined. [Lab technician Donna WESTBROOK - cites toxicity of TBT.] [M&T Chemicals spokesperson Arthur SHELDON - defs. product.] [Senator Paul TRIBLE - claims scientific evidence proves otherwise.]

Caras, Roger;
Jennings, Peter

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